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held in the nation's capital. fox 5's bob barnard has more. >> reporter: this was a noon time march on the capitol hill offices of the national rifle association, about 100 people taking part. >> obviously it was just the amazing horror of 20 little children. i mean that was my motivation. this is my first time going to an anti-gun rally. it will not be my last. >> we're here urge nra lobbyists to step down. >> reporter: the demonstrators confronted by one man with an opposing view. >> this principal in the school tried to defend the children and was killed for it, but if the principal tried to defend the children with a gun, perhaps, you know, they could have saved many lives. >> reporter: rally organizers encouraged by president obama's remarks in newtown sunday night. >> are we really prepared to say that we're powerless in the face of such carnage? that the politics are too hard? are we prepared to say that such violence visited on our children year after year after year is somehow the price of our freedom? >> reporter: white house officials acknowledging today changing the n
five longng years since that happened.d. bob is here with a look how people are celebrating, bob? >> reporter: they are expressin their love for this team on social media and by wearing the burgundy and gold. a but you don't have to be a fana of the redskins to appreciate what this team has done this season. this is what it looked like atat public bar last night when the redskins sealed the deal. london fletcher leading theth defense, and rgiii his ridge against.nst. >> i love it. this is euphoria. >> i really love my redskins, man! and i couldn't do without them.m man, this is the greatest day ia a long time. rgiii bringing the city back. >> rgiii!gi >> reporter: gordon dancing in the street, proudly wearingwe number 10. >> it's excitement, this town is back how it used to be back in the day. >> reporter: robert griffin iii, almost single handily carrying the team into the post season. >> wearing that proudly?ly >> i might sleep in it tonight. i don't want to take it off. if i take it off, it might brinr us bad luck. >> reporter: for now, they aree celebrating the redskins winn
charles schumer, and republican, bob corker. then, the u.s. draws a red line. telling syrian president aassad not to use chemical weapons in the country's civil war. we'll discuss the intelligence and the possible fallout with israel's ambassador to the u.s., michael oren, a fox news sunday exclusive, plus the supreme court agrees to take up same sex marriage. we'll ask our sunday panel what the court is likely to decide, whether gays have a constitutional right to marriage. >>> and, a final farewell to my best friend, winston. all, right now, on fox news sunday. ♪ >> chris: and hello, again from fox news in washington. well, it is beginning to feel like ground hog day, in the talks to avoid the fiscal cliff. both sides dug in, no agreement in sight. and, we're now just 23 days from the brink. joining us to break down where things stand, are two leading senators. democrat charles schumer, of new york. and, republican bob corker, of tennessee. gentlemen, house speaker boehner said on friday that another week has been wasteded. senator corker, given that president obama won the electio
a deal from sending the country over the so- called fiscal cliff. fox 5's bob barnard with the latest development. >> perhaps the phone call is a sign the two sides are trying to kick start negotiations on a tax and spending plan before mandatory cuts in government spending and tax increase goes into effect in less than a month. maryland congressman chris van hollen says he thinks there's only a 50/50 chance a compromise will be reached by the looming end of the year deadline. >> i hope we can come together. it's important to avoid the fiscal cliff. it's also important to do it the right way. >> doing it the right way obviously depends who you're speaking to. i asked maryland democrat chris van hollen, ranking member on the house budget committee, what happens if the white house and republicans in congress cannot reach a deal by january 1st? >> it doesn't necessarily mean january 2nd, you know, the world falls apart, brought it does mean is if you go into january, you know, deeply into january without having resolved these issues, taxes will go up across the board on everybody. that's
. >>> anti-gun advocates are stepping up their efforts for gun laws. as bob barnard reports, there were two rallies yesterday. >> reporter: this was a noontime march on the capitol hill offices of the national rifle association. about 100 people taking part. >> and obviously, it was just the amazing horror ever 20 little children. that was my motivation. >> we are here to alert nra lobbyists to stand down and allow congress to pass laws. >> reporter: the demonstrators confronted by one man. >> if the principal tried to defend the children with a gun, perhaps they could have saved many lives. >> reporter: rally organizers encouraged by president obama's remarks in newtown sunday night. >> are we really prepared to say that wear powerless in the face of such carnage, that the politics are too hard? are we prepared to say that such violence visited on our children year after year after year is somehow the price of our freedom. >> reporter: white house officials acknowledging today changing the nation's gun laws is complicated business. >> i don't have a specific policy outline for you today fr
don't believe in an outright ban in gun ownership in this country. bob barnard, fox 5 news. >>> still ahead on the news edge at 6, how you can protect yourself from the fiscal cliff. coming up after the break, we're joined by accountant gordon burnhart to talk about the looming deadline and how your wallet could be affected.  . >>> well, as the fiscal cliff looms, taxpayers are understandably keeping a close eye here in washington and others on their pocketbook across the country. many people believe that taxes are going to go up once the fiscal cliff is solved and how will the average american be affected by this? joining us now is gordon burnhart, a certified public accountant with burnhart wealth management. thank you for joining us. >> thank you, tom, how are you. >> so much of the uncertainty we heard from president leaves you to wonder what is the assessing in planning when you don't know about that in. >> and that is why that is important to plan. we have seen so much happen and people need to make sure they set aside the cash reserves and there is a lot of planning opportuni
cats have nine lives and the dj. 1.2million vows, the cat decided to mix up a melody. bob marley's greatest hits. st  . >>> tons of momentum on as the redskins take aim in the fourth consecutive win against i-95 neighbors, the ravens. the skins haven't beat the ravens in a few years. a few redskins getting healthy in time for sunday. watching practice from the sideline, london fletcher with an ankle injury. the left tackle trent williams, a deep -- and trying to bounce back. nagged the last few weeks. the cornerback hall wearing a boot today and he will suit up sunday against the ravens. one redskin done for the rest of the regular season, backup cornerback cedric griffin. he tested positive for aderol, a drug boosting concentration for adhd, a banned substance for the nfl. his locker has been cleared out. >> i think he wish he had over again to make the decision. he's a great kid and love how he handles himself and just made a bad decision. >> absolutely disappointed. like i said, nothing i can do about it. i can't sit down or anyone else in the locker room and just like no one
show in virginia. bob barnard is live with that story. bob? >> reporter: the show is now open and is considered to be the biggest annual show on the east coast. you think some people like their guns? take a look at this. the line to get into this weekend's gun show, hundreds and hundreds waiting two hours before the door opened this afternoon. >> and i think there is some more people not interested in guns before and they are now. >> reporter: with talk of new gun control legislation and in response to the shootings at sandy hook elementary school, a crack down that gun enthusiasts say wouldn't work. >> no loss of gun would think about doing something like. that. >> reporter: inside, there are guns and ammunition and more guns, even machine guns for sell. >> reporter: and there is an active shooting market on the machine guns where people will get together and shot machine guns all day long. >> reporter: nearly half and in the other, nearly 60% asked if they support -- said they support some form of gun control in this country. >> i will tell you what will stop a bad guy with
and they are now. >> this particular gun is $#,000. >> an uzi in bob forrest's collection. he is an aviation lawyer from new hampshire. >> as you can see from just the collection here, there is everything from antique black powder muskets all the way up to modern machine guns and everything in between. -- this particular gun is $8,000. >> 92% of those surveyed support laws requiring background checks for anybody wanting to buy a firearm ate gun show like this one. >> why would we be interested in even talking about legislation from that when the gunned are coming from gun shows. >> reporter: closing the so- called gun show loophole, just one of the wishes of the group called code pink. >> we can't protect our children if we can't ban assault weapons and high velocity clips. >> reporter: in two national polls taken since the shootings and sandy hook elementary school, nearly half and in another, nearly 60% of those asked said they support some form of enhanced gun control in this country. >> it is not going to work. it is something that they run to as a symbol and i gun laying on a table is not goin
5's bob barnard tells us, others who were there say that icy chill in the air needs to thaw if we are going to avoid that fiscal cliff. l clif >> reporter: yes, the president and malia obama with sasha and first lady michelle leading the chorus of santa claus is coming to town. >> one! >> the ceremony of music and lights as the national christmas tree comes to light. >> i'm so excited for christmas, i can feel christmas already now. >> reporter: the holiday cheer, the spectacle of this illuminating condition tempered by thoughts of the fiscal cliff. >> they'll resolve it. >> reporter: this is 6-month- old evan mikulski. >> we are very concerned. i'm a federal government employee. therefore, that of course as us and something we hope they take care of sooner rather than later. >> reporter: the national christmas tree is surrounded by smaller ones representing every state. >> i'm just worried that it will increase taxes on like normal american citizens. >> reporter: the maryland tree is loaded with ornaments. one woman visiting from baltimore says she is concerned about cuts in prog
's bob barnard tells us, others there say that icy chill in the air needs to thaw if we're ever going to avoid that fiscal cliff. >> reporter: yes, the president and malia obama with sasha and first lady michelle leading a chorus of santa claus is coming to town. >> one. >> reporter: the ceremony of music and lights as the national christmas tree comes to life. >> i'm so excited for christmas. i can feel christmas already now. >> reporter: but the holiday cheer, the spectacle of this illuminating tradition tempered by thoughts of the looming fiscal cliff. >> he's making us wait a little bit. >> reporter: this is 6-month- old evan nicolsky. his father neil works for the department of agriculture. >> we're very concerned. i'm a federal employee. therefore that, affects us as far as sequestration is concerned and go we hope they take care of sooner rather than later. >> reporter: the national christmas tree is surrounded by smaller ones representing every state. kalani rogers and her friends are visiting from hawaii. >> i'm just worried it's going to increase taxes on normal america
cliff. the hope is that this is a sign the two sides are trying to kick start negotiations. fox 5's bob barnard has more. >> i hope he with can come together. it is important to avoid the fiscal cliff and to do it the right way. >> reporter: doing it the right with a depends on who you are speaking to. i asked chris van hollen what happens if the white house and republicans in congress cannot reach a deal by january 1st. >> it doesn't necessarily mean january 2nd the world falls apart. but what it does mean is, if you go into january, deeply into january without having resolved these issues, taxes will go up across the board on everybody. that is a big tax increase. >> reporter: and deep across the board spending cuts in defense and other areas of the federal government. >> the plans that the white house has talked about thus far, they couldn't pass either house of the congress. >> reporter: president obama says he will not sign a bill without a tax increase on incomes over $250,000. he met with a room full of ceos in washington today. >> i know that many of you have come down here to t
use, fox 5's bob barnard here with the late breaking developments. >> there's late word tonight several countries in the middle east are poised to offer asylum to syrian president bashar assad and his family if they agree to lead the country, this as world leaders including president obama are warn ing assad not to engage in chemical warfare. turkish officials have said they believe syria has 700 missiles, some of them long range. syria has not confirmed it has chemical weapons insisting it would never use anything like that against its own people. in the latest fighting rebels are said to be battling government troops near assad's headquarters in damascus. seran is the same gas used in the 1995 terrorist attacks in the tokyo metro system. the united states has warned syria using chemical weapons would trigger greater western intervention in this civil war there. >>> also making news this evening witnesses are explaining why no one pulled a man to safety after he was thrown in front of an oncoming train in new york monday. aen is in that subway murder is now -- a suspect in that
like that. >> did you tweet that? >> i did not. i'm not royal sweety. >> i thought you did. >> and bob got more specific. he said and run morris and protect rg3 and scare romo. >> he said he will set the record for the redskins for a single season rushing and that is key to this game. >> okay, what do you call it, quarterback? >> yes. >> and they know what they're doing. >> of course, there was a lot of trash talking on our facebook page, too. keep it friendly and we want to thank you for commenting. thanks for that and thank you, lindsay, for that. >> it was a good time. >> and. >>> coming up, after being hospitalized for more than a month, we have an update on president george h.w. bush's status. now details surrounding the new york subway death also. we have a suspect. that person is under arrest and accused of a hate crime. and a disturbing story from the middle east. dozens of people dead after drinking cough syrup. those stories and more coming up on the news at 10. news at 1 . >>> president george h.w. bush is out of intensive care and back in a regular room in a houston hospit
to address the calls for new gun laws. so far, the organization has not responded, laura. >> bob barnard, thank you. >>> a friend of the suspected gunman's mother, nancy lanza, said the public doesn't understand how hard she tried to help her son adam. rich collins said she was troubled by his strangely distant behavior. she was a gun collector and thought she could help him by teaching him how to shoot. >> she was trying to find ways to bond with him, and, you know, she told me that the gun, she would take them shooting because that is the way a single mom could, you know, relate to her son and so she would take him out shooting. >> he used to meet her at a local pub and talk about their common problems. >>> nancy lanza's divorce papers were released and show she had the authority regarding all of the decisions in her son's upbringing. they divorced in 2009 after 28 years of marriage. last year, she received $265,000 in alimoney. in the wake of the connected school shooting, author pete erley wrote a blog writing the national debate about the elementary school must include a strong cal
. >> reporter: virginia governor bob mcdonough ordered an audit of school safety procedures and he said he's disinclined to jump to quick conclusions. >> i don't have any policy recommendations that i'm making on arming teachers or anything else at this point. i'm suggesting our school audits need to be looked at, find ways to implementetter and exper say they would recommend to protect our schools better. that's all. >> reporter: since the school shooting on friday, the national rifle association has been silent. late in the afternoon today, the nra released a short statement and saying its 4 million member group is shocked and saddened. the powerful lobby has been silent out of respect for the families and to allow time for the investigation before commenting. the nra said the gun rights group will offer meaningful contributions to make sure this never happens again and the nra scheduled a news conference on friday. shawn? >> thank you, john. >>> tonight, we stand fewer than two weeks from the fiscal cliff. while both sides are talking, there is no deal. the leaders in washington are try
working at schools carry firearms? virginia governor bob mcdon gnu weighs in for us and a national retailer yanks rifles. >>> police are investigating a high school student after reports he made threatening comments. i'm shawn yancy. >> i'm will thomas in for brian. the people of newtown are continuing the agonizing task of laying to rest the victims. >> we're learning more about what happened in the moments following the attack. jennifer davis is in newtown with the latest. >> reporter: it does not feel like christmas is days away in newtown where the community buried two more 6-year-olds today and a man that lived near the school shared his memories helping students. christmas stockings carefully hung bearing the name of each child. these women decking out a tree, a simple reminder of the season marred by funerals. james mattioli and jessica rekos. he didn't know why they were there but took them into his home hearing about the attack firsthand. >> this boy said we can't go back. we can't go back to the school. we can't go back. we don't have a teacher. >> reporter: rosen said so
. nafta, both warner and manchin ever the nra. >>> virginia governor bob mcdonnell has announceed a statewide plan that way review school safety procedures on a state and local level. school leads are will review recent safety audits to try to find ways to improve procedures and resources. and maryland governor martin o'malley tells wabl radio that legislative activity is expected soon in areas of school security, mental health reform and gun laws. >>> checking some of our top stories this morning, a home invasion overnight turns violent as the home owner confronts the suspects. this happened just after 2:00 this morning in the 9100 block of loughren road. at man in the home was shot in the back when he went off the suspects. police say at least one of them was armed with a semiautomatic gun. the suspects got out of the home through a window. >>> prince william county police are trying to track down the man who sexually assaulted a teenager inside her home. it happened on echo court in woodbridge yesterday afternoon. police have released this composite sketch of the suspect. the v
governor bob mcdonnell is weighing in on the use of drones saying people shouldn't be afraid of them. drones are the unmanned aircraft sometimes used by the u.s. military. right now virginia does not use drone technology but mcdonnell says that could change in the future. he says the technology helps catch bad guys and keep people safe. >>> to syria now where a deadly airstrike on a bakery is caught on tape, more than 10 people killed in the attack. fighting between the rebels and president assad's troops have been going on nearly two years now. >>> three people are now charged with blowing up a house and leveling or damaging several more on purpose. that explosion killed two people and left an entire indianapolis neighborhood devastated. investigators say it was all for money. tonight community members are paying tribute to the victims. yvonne mann shows us how. >> reporter: it doesn't take much to make a light. >> it's magical. it has meanings on multiple levels. >> reporter: but after everything richmond hill has been through. >> just kind of a way to make the neighborhood look
. charles schumer of new york, one of the leading democrats in the senate, and republican senator bob corker, and we'll talk to them about is there any progress being made and what do they see as a possible compromise? >> and chris, explain to me, why is it that the white house is to resistent to the republicans' proposals for closing loopholes and deductions? >> well, i think two points. one is they say you can't get the math. they say that as part of the deal, and they are talking about $4 trillion in deficit reduction, that if you close the loopholes and you're not going to close the loopholes for the middle class, you're just not going to get enough money, 400, $500 billion. the president says he wants $1.6 trillion. my guess is he would probably settle for around a trillion. so -- and in addition, look, the president campaigned, i mean, certainly made it no secret that was one of the big issues between him and romney. he campaigned on raising the tax rates on the top 2%. people making over $250,000. he won. he thinks he's got a mandate on that issue. >> hopefully we'll hear something to
on facebook from bob who says my 12 fan agoes to tony romo. he was just that bad. next sunday 4:30 it's seattle versus washington right here on fed ex field. rw 1 versus rgiii. have not wait to see those two rockies go head to head. for more on the win, out to fed ex field where melanie is standing by. can you still feel the residue to a great win last night out there at fed ex? >> reporter: i can feel the residue and see some of the residue from some of the partying that went on here. so much excitement here at fed ex field as fans geared up to what became a prime time match up. it was a physical game and lived up to expectations and the parking lots filled up hours before go time. 82,845 fans. an overflow crowd packed the stands and went wild. not just for rgiii but also for the other star rookie alfred morris. ever confident this season's improbable winning streak would continue. and rgiii has been the cheer of the year, fans know it has been a total team effort. >> rgiii is great and i think with cousins, when rg was hurt, cousins stepped right in and watched the game when i was h
. we'd pick up republicans to pass. in those days bob michael was a heck of a minority leader. they would battle on the house floor. but in the end, it was what's in the best interest of the country. that's the same thing they did with president regan. it's what's in the best interest of the country ree. the ideas all about politics. who gets the upper hand. that's one reason why we can't solve these problems. when you look at congress, they put all these mechanisms in. we can't possibly want to do that. this would be horrible. >> i think you have to ignore the fact too that this is not unusual. we went through the period of time until you get up to the point you can make a deal with all of this kind of haggling going on. the fact is there are only a handful of people in congress that are going to be a party to the deal. a lot of the rest of the people who are about this aren't part of the deal making. when the president and the speaker are talking as they did last night, that's a hopeful sign. whether or not they arrived at conclusions, nobody knows at the present time. the r
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